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Nimrud Ivory Plaque with Winged Human-headed Sphinx
Nimrud Ivory Plaque with Winged Human-headed Sphinx
Date:
8th–7th century BC
Location:
Not on display
Media:
Ivory
Dimensions:
4 3/16 x 1 3/4 x 4 (10.7 x 4.4 x 10.1 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Culture/People:
Syro-Phoenician
Accession Number:
1980.54.1
Acquisition Date:
1980-10-02
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, William H. Noble Bequest Fund

Sphinx in profile looking right.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”